Top Bar-kays Albums
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House Party
House Party
[2009]
The Ballads Collection: The Bar-Kays
The Ballads Collection: The Bar-Kays
[1998]
Black Rock / Gotta Groove
Black Rock / Gotta Groove
[1994]
Money Talks - EP
Money Talks - EP
[1978]
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The Bar-Kays were a popular Memphis, Tennessee, soul, R&B, and funk group performing from 1966 that continues in some form to perform today, although with only one original member. They began as a favorite soul studio sessions group backing major artists at Stax Records, chosen in 1967 by Otis Redding to play as his touring backup band.On December 10, 1967, Redding, his manager, and band members Jimmy King (b.1949; guitar), Ronnie Caldwell (b. 1948; organ), Phalon Jones (b. 1949; saxophone), and Carl Cunningham (b. 1949; drums) died in a plane crash in Lake Monona while on their way to a performance in Madison, Wisconsin. Trumpeter Ben Cauley survived the crash and bassist James Alexander (who missed the flight due to returning a rental... read more